Merck Manual

Please confirm that you are a health care professional

honeypot link
Anterior Glenohumeral (Shoulder) Dislocation
anterior_glenohumeral_shoulder_dislocation_a_high
Anterior Glenohumeral (Shoulder) Dislocation

    An anteroposterior plain x-ray shows the humeral head out of its usual location within the glenoid fossa, suggesting an anterior dislocation.

By permission of the publisher. From Jacobs P: Current Orthopedic Diagnosis and Treatment. Edited by JD Heckman, RC Schenck, and A Agarwal. Philadelphia, Current Medicine, 2002.

In these topics
Shoulder Dislocations